Online King Records Access (OKRA)

Letter to Melvin H. Watson

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Boston, Mass.
Document Date
11/24/1953
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
531124-000
Document Date
11/24/1953
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
In Vol. 2
Place Written
Boston, Mass.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
11/19/1953
12/24/1953
1/20/1954
Names
Watson, Melvin H.
King, Coretta Scott
Organizations
Morehouse College
First Baptist Church
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Chattanooga, Tenn.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family - Coretta Scott King
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 117, folder 50.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/3/1987 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
2/18/2010 1:35:09 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610628-005
Author
McCall, Homer L.
Place Written
Paris, France
Document Date
6/28/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
McCall, Homer L.
Document ID
610628-005
Document Date
6/28/1961
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Paris, France
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
7/3/1961-8/11/1961
1870-1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)]
King, Coretta Scott
King, Alberta Williams
King, Martin Luther
King, Martin Luther, III
King, Yolanda
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Oxford University
University of Paris
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family
Support correspondence
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 35, folder 27
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/20/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/20/2000
Date Updated
6/2/2015 2:00:52 PM
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Program, ''First fall freedom rally''

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Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Place Written
Tampa, Fla.
Document Date
11/19/1961
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
611119-002
Document Date
11/19/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Tampa, Fla.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
11 pp.
Published In
Saunders, Robert W. Bridging the Gap. (Tampa, Fla.: University of Tampa Press), 2000.
Dates
1/15/1929
Names
Saunders, Robert W. (Robert William)
Lowry, A. Leon
Williams, R.R.
Jones, Olive Florine
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
King, Coretta Scott
King, Dexter
King, Martin Luther, III
King, Yolanda
Organizations
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Crozer Theological Seminary
Boston University
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Fort Hesterly Armory
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Chester, Pa.
Topics
Comparison of the Conceptions of God in the Thinking of Paul Tillich and Henry Nelson Wieman
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Biography
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Stride Toward Freedom
Other Topics
Measure of a Man
Bridging the Gap: Continuing the Florida NAACP Legacy of Harry T. Moore
Stride Toward Freedom
Comparison of the Conceptions of God in the Thinking of Paul Tillich and Henry Nelson Wieman
Code for Location of Original
RWSP-FTS
Location of Original
Robert W. and Helen S. Saunders Papers, Special Collections Department, Tampa Library, University of South Florida, Tampa, Fla.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/15/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/6/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:16 AM
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''The Dangerous Road before Martin Luther King''

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Author
Baldwin, James
Document Date
2/1961
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Baldwin, James
Author Dates
1924-1987
Document ID
610200-005
Document Date
2/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Article
Document Length
11 pp.
Published In
Harper's Magazine (February 1961): 33-42
Dates
6/18/1953
1957
1950
1954
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Washington, Booker T.
King, Coretta Scott
Powell, Adam Clayton
Rustin, Bayard
King, Martin Luther
Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt) [Howard University]
Gandhi, Mahatma
James, William
Nehru, Jawaharlal
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Lawson, James M.
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Crozer Theological Seminary
New England Conservatory of Music
Howard University
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
St. Louis, Mo.
Boston, Mass.
Marion, Ala.
India
Chicago, Ill.
Harlem, N.Y.
New Orleans, La.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Biography
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family - Coretta Scott King
Nonviolence
Gandhism
Other Topics
Harper's Magazine
Varieties of Religious Experience
The Crisis
Code for Location of Original
MCMLK-RWWL
Location of Original
Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
3.3.0.70
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/16/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/3/2011
12/21/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:54 AM
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''Martin Luther King says: 'I'd Do It All Again,' an Interview by Bradford Daniel''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Fort Worth, Texas.
Document Date
12/1961
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
611200-005
Document Date
12/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Fort Worth, Texas.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
5 pp.
Published In
Sepia (December 1961): 15-19.
Names
Daniel, Bradford
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Vandiver, S. Ernest (Samuel Ernest)
Marshall, Thurgood
McDonald, Dora E.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Berry, Benjamin
King, Coretta Scott
McMillian, Harold
Jackson, William S.
White, Madeline
Anderson, Marvin
Charles, Herbert
McCall, Herbert
Coles, Julius
Organizations
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Church and Race Relations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Articles about
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Education
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family
Code for Location of Original
MLKPP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/12/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/17/1999
6/6/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:56 AM
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Letter to Benjamin Elijah Mays

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Author
Bilheimer, Robert S.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
12/3/1953
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Bilheimer, Robert S.
Author Dates
1917-2006
Author Affiliation
World Council of Churches
Document ID
531203-001
Document Date
12/3/1953
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 2
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Mays, Benjamin Elijah [Morehouse College]
Jackson, J.H. (Joseph Harrison) [National Baptist Convention of the United States of America]
McNeil, Jesse Jai
Brennecke, Gerhard
Cunningham, E. Luther
Dudley, George W.
Wilson, W.L.
Burroughs, Nannie Helen
Kilgore, Thomas
Horn, H.P.
Jackson, A.P.
Sherrill, O.L.
Curry, M.K.
Pelt, Owen D.
Washington, T. Robert
James, R.E.
Henderson, I.H.
Gayle, James E.
Barnes, Roswell P. (Roswell Parkhurst)
Freeman, Edward Anderson
Gordon, Maxie S. (Maxie Sylvester)
Organizations
Morehouse College
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
Places
Evanston, Ill.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Religion
Protestantism
Code for Location of Original
BEMP-DHU-MS
Location of Original
Benjamin E. Mays Papers, Howard University, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 13, folder 33
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/1/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/21/1990
Date Updated
5/26/2015 11:24:19 AM
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''The American Dream,'' Address delivered at Lincoln University Commencement

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Lincoln University, Pa.
Document Date
[6/6/1961]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610606-025
Document Date
[6/6/1961]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Lincoln University, Pa.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
41.8 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Names
Nabrit, James M. (James Madison)
King, Coretta Scott
Washington, Booker T.
Myrdal, Gunnar
Anderson, Marian
Benedict, Ruth
Bethune, Mary McLeod
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Spencer, Herbert
Machiavelli, Niccolo
Robinson, Jackie
Lewis, Joe
Hayes, Roland
Owens, Jesse
Carver, George Washington
Meade, Margaret
Herskovits, Melville J. (Melville Jean)
Donne, John
Weber, Alfred
Einstein, Albert
Thoreau, Henry David
Aristotle
Hope, Bob
Jesus Christ
Lincoln, Abraham
Handel, George Frideric
George V
Kennedy, Robert F.
Darwin, Charles
Organizations
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Lincoln University
Places
Calcutta, India
Bombay, India
Nigeria
Jackson, Miss.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Afro-American Education
Afro Americans - Jewish relations
Afro-Americans--Relations with Africans
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Anti-Semitism
Civil rights demonstrations
Civil rights movements
Communism
Direct action
Discrimination
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in public accomodations
Economic development
Freedom rides
India trip
International Cooperation
Jews
Judaism
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family - Coretta Scott King
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
Nonviolence
Pacifism
Poverty
Psychology
Race relations
racism
Reconciliation
School integration
Segregation in transportation
Sit-ins
Social Activism
Student movements
United States - Constitutional law
Natural law
Police - Complaints against
war and morals
I Have a Dream
Other Topics
Amos 5:24
Matthew 5:44
Genesis 9:24-25
Code for Location of Original
SP-LHML-PLuL
Location of Original
Special Collections and Archives, Langston Hughes Memorial Library, Lincoln University, Lincoln University, Pa.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/17/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/22/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:35 AM
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Program, ''Freedom forum''

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Author
Freedom Forum
Place Written
Schenectady, N.Y.
Document Date
10/9/1961
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Freedom Forum
Document ID
611009-011
Document Date
10/9/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Schenectady, N.Y.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
5 pp.
Document Note
Marginal comments by King
Dates
12/21/1956
1/15/1929
1948
1951
1957
10/9/1961
11/13/1961
2/26/1962
5/7/1962
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Thoreau, Henry David
Gandhi, Mahatma
Hegel, George Wilhelm Friedrich
Brightman, Edgar Sheffield
Luther, Martin
Niebuhr, Reinhold
Tillich, Paul
Kant, Immanuel
Jesus Christ
King, Coretta Scott
King, Martin Luther, III
King, Dexter
King, Yolanda
Mead, Margaret
Engler, Robert
Snow, Edgar
Johnson, T.C.
Mylroie, John (Mrs.)
Poller, Herbert
Scaccia, Dante
Larkin, Myrtle
King, Martin Luther
Organizations
Freedom Forum
Montgomery Transit System
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Crozer Theological Seminary
University of Pennsynvania
Harvard University
Boston University
Time Magazine
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Gallup Poll
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
India
Africa
Europe
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Biography
Code for Location of Original
RBC-INP
Location of Original
Ralph F. Boyd Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/29/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/9/2004 13:42:26
ebrummel
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:14 AM
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''Biographical sketch of Martin Luther King, Jr.''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610300-007
Document Date
[3/1961]
Genre
Document
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
610300-007
Document Date
[3/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Document
Document Length
5 pp.
Dates
1/15/1929
1948
1951
1955
1957
1958
1959
1961
5/15/1956
5/18/1956
7/1956
7/3/1956
8/11/1956
8/27/1956
11/9/1956
11/18/1956
12/1956
12/29/1956
1/1/1957
1/10/1957
2/1/1957
4/1/1957
4/2/1957
4/3/1957
4/24/1957
4/28/l957
5/1957
5/5/1957
5/21/1957
5/25/1957
6/3/1957
6/28/1957
8/6/1957
11/21/1957
12/27/1957
1/9/1958
11/1960
2/2/1961
2/26/1961
3/1961
1950-1951
1952-1953
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
King, Alberta Williams
King, Martin Luther
King, Coretta Scott
King, Dexter
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Tillich, Paul
Wieman, Henry Nelson
Nkrumah, Kwame
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Crozer Theological Seminary
University of Pennsylvania
Harvard University
Boston University
University of Chicago
Morgan State College
Central State College
Howard University
Lincoln University (Pa.)
University of Bridgeport
Montgomery Improvement Association
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Harper & Brothers
Christian Education Press
Stiles Hall University
Fisk University
Diggs Enterprises, Inc.
National Fraternal Council of Churches
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity
Improved, Benevolent, Protective Order of Elks of the World. Grand Lodge
Dorie Miller Foundation
The Debonaires Club
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity
Afro Arts Theatre
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Jesus Movement of Atlanta
Emancipation Association of Birmingham and Vicinity
Windy City Press Club
United Clubs, Inc.
Philadelphia Fellowship Commission
Brandeis University
Radio Station KXLW
Religion and Labor Foundation
Chicago Defender
National Conference on Social Welfare
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Capital Press Club
Alabama Association of Women's Clubs
National Beauty Culturists' League (U.S.)
Roosevelt University
Cotillion Society
Guardian Association of Police Department of New York City
Georgia State Baptist Convention
Americans for Democratic Action
Chicago Conference for Brotherhood, Inc.
George W. Wingate High School
Bard College
Gallup, Inc.
Hotel & Club Employees Union Local 6 (New York, N.Y.)
Time Magazine
Link Magazine
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Montgomery, Ala.
New Delhi, India
Europe
Asia
South America
Africa
Ghana
Nashville, Tenn.
Detroit, Mich.
Birmingham, Ala.
Buffalo, N.Y.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Chicago, Ill.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Baltimore, Md.
New Orleans, La.
Waltham, Mass.
Chester, Pa.
Kansas City, Mo.
Saint Louis, Mo.
New York, N.Y.
Brooklyn, N.Y.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Biography
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Education
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors
Other Topics
Who's Who in America
Stride Toward Freedom
The Measure of a Man
Crusader Without Violence
''A Comparison of God in the Thinking of Paul Tillich and Henry Nelson Wieman''
Code for Location of Original
ICHi
Location of Original
Chicago History Museum, Chicago, Ill.
Copy Location (1)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/29/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/13/1996
Date Updated
6/2/2015 1:37:30 PM
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Program, ''Tenth annual Frank Jacoby lecture''

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Author
University of Bridgeport
Document Date
3/13/1961
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
University of Bridgeport
Document ID
610313-011
Document Date
3/13/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
7 pp.
Dates
1/30/1961
1952 - 1953
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Jacoby, Frank
King, Martin Luther
King, Alberta Williams
Thoreau, Henry David
Gandhi, Mahatma
Williams, Adam Daniel (A. D.)
King, Coretta Scott
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
King, Dexter
Halsey, James H.
Stewart, Raymond W.
Holbrook, Harold M.
Tedesco, Samuel J.
Mowat, William R.
Sauerwein, W. Earl
Shapero, Sanford M.
Brewster, E. Catherine
Byerly, Edward F.
Corbett, Frank J.
DeSiero, William T.
Dickason, Albert A.
Dolan, Francis E.
Fenner, James
Ice, Lewis M.
Johnson, Carolyn
Lipsius, Marilyn L.
Lunin, Arthur A.
Mizak, Frank
Muniec, Victor E.
Nowlan, Theodore W.
Peterson, Andrew I.
Silverstone, David M.
Steiber, Theodore M.
van der Kroef, Justus
Wolf, Edmond J.
Wright, Frank S.
Brown, David
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Stassen, Harold E.
Hoffman, Paul G.
Ribicoff, Abraham
Lodge, Henry Cabot
Peale, Norman Vincent
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Romulo, Carlos P. (Carlos Pena)
Organizations
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Crozer Theological Seminary
University of Pennsylvania
Harvard University
Boston University
Chicago Theological Seminary
Morgan State College
Central State College
Gandhi Memorial Trust
Montgomery Improvement Association
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Sunday School and Baptist Training Union Congress
Harper & Brothers
Christian Education Press
Time Magazine
Congregation Bikur Cholim
B'nai B'rith
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Masons
Obeh Grotto
Shriner's Home for Crippled Children
United Jewish Appeal
Brandeis University
Yeshiva University
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Chester, Pa.
Montgomery, Ala.
Ghana
India
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Biography
Other Topics
The American Dream
Code for Location of Original
MWL-CtBU
Location of Original
Magnus Walstrom Library, University of Bridgeport, Bridgeport, Conn.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/21/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
4/10/2014 2:20:27 PM
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